14 to 15 inches at the shoulder weight. How dance helped my cocker spaniel lose weight.
20 to 30 pounds life span.
Cocker spaniel weight. A 7 month old male american cocker spaniel meets his expected weight. 12 to 15 years the cocker spaniel will happily go hunting for birds or hang around the house. According to its size the weight of the cocker spaniel female at 3 months should be between 5 1 and 6 3 kg.
To keep him physically active and mentally stimulated in 2019 we decided started dog dancing together from the comfort of home. The english cocker spaniel is slightly taller than long. Cabin fever can set in and so can extra pounds.
This moderately built dog is small enough to push through dense bushes and fit on your lap and large enough to retrieve game and go jogging with you. Cocker spaniel weight obesity. My cocker spaniel needed something to do indoors as much as i did especially during the pandemic.
Obesity in cockers appears to be quite an issue. A few tips on the weight of the puppy cocker spaniel during its growth. Growth of cocker spaniel female.
The american kennel club also suggest that the most desirable weight for an english cocker spaniel male is in the region of 12 5 and 15 5 kg whilst their recommendations for the female cockers are between 11 75 and 14 5 kg. Using the any brand calculator place 802 in the kcal day box and 375 in the kcal cup box. English cocker spaniels are 14 17 inches tall and they weigh 26 32 pounds 7 to 8 kilograms.
It s true to say that some cockers are at an ideal weight some are too thin but sadly the majority of cocker spaniels are overweight to the point of obesity. There are field or working cockers and show cockers. According to the table above a 7 month old male american cocker spaniel puppy requires 802 kcal day.
He is easily trained gentle and playful and loves splashing around in water. How many cups of hill s science puppy original would he require. Regarding how much a cocker spaniel should weigh the fci distinguishes between the english and american breeds.
The approximate weight of an english cocker is between 13 and 14 5 kg 28lb 10 5oz and 33lb 3oz and the height at the withers of a male is between 39 and 41 cm 15in and 16in. The english cocker spaniel is an active good natured sporting dog standing well up at the withers and compactly built. Prior to the 1870s the only requirement for a dog to be classed as a cocker spaniel was that it needed to weigh less than 25 pounds 11 kg although breeders separated the cocker from the king charles spaniel which remains a smaller breed of spaniel.
Cocker spaniel weight and age. This maximum weight limit remained on the cocker spaniel until 1900 with larger dogs being classed as springer spaniels. The english cocker spaniel is a breed of gun dog it is noteworthy for producing one of the most varied numbers of pups in a litter among all dog breeds.